Seminars and Research
Departmental Seminar Series 2014-2015
The seminar series are supported by the generosity of Vanderbilt alumni K. Terry Dornbush (BA ’55), Joe L. Roby (BA ’61), and Douglas Grey (BE ’83)
Monday, August 25, 2014
Yan Chen, University of Michigan
"Chinese College Admissions and School Choice Reforms: Theory and Experiments"
Monday, September 15, 2014
John Wooders, Univeristy of Technology, Sydney
"Dynamic Markets for Lemons: Performance, Liquidity, and Policy Intervention"
Monday, September 22, 2014
Boyan Jovanovic, New York University
Monday, October 13, 2014
Matt Van Essen, University of Alabama
"Equilibrium and Maximin Perfection in a Dynamic Fair Division Auction"
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Robert Chirinko, University of Illinois at Chicago
The Substitution Elasticity, Factor Shares, Long-Run Growth, And The Low-Frequency Panel Model
Monday, October 20, 2014
Ufuk Akcigit, University of Pennsylvania
"Lack of Selection and Limits to Delegation: Firm Dynamics in Developing Countries"
Monday, October 27, 2014
Gadi Barlevy, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
"Mandatory Disclosure and Financial Contagion" with Fernando Alvarez, University of Chicago
Monday, November 10, 2014
Julia Thomas, Ohio State University
"Default Risk and Aggregate Fluctuations in an Economy with Production Heterogeneity"
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Michael Mathes, Vanderbilt University
"Effects of Native American Gaming on Alcohol Behaviors: New Evidence from Casino Openings, 2004-2012"
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Nam Vu, Vanderbilt University
"Accounting for the Japanese Fiscal Multipliers: Ss Interpretation Meets the Zero Lower Bound"
Friday, November 14, 2014
Li Zhao, Vanderbilt University
"Equilibrium Selection in Discrete Games of Complete Information: An Application to the Home Improvement Industry"
Monday, November 17, 2014
Peter Savelyev, Vanderbilt University
"Understanding the Mechanisms Linking Personality and Education with Longevity"
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Kate Fritzdixon, Vanderbilt University
"Do Larger Loans Cause Debt Spirals? Evidence from the Tennessee Auto Title Lending Market"
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Zhongzhong Hu, Vanderbilt University
"Productivity, Demand and Export Growth:Evidence from Chinese Exporters"
Monday, December 1, 2014
Jake Gao, Vanderbilt University
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Craig Benedict, Vanderbilt University
"On What State Do Prices Depend? Answer from Ecuador" [with Mario J. Crucini and Anthony Landry]
Friday, December 5, 2014
Georgia Kosmopoulou, University of Oklahoma
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Olivier Coibion, University Texas at Austin
Monday, January 12, 2015
William Dupor, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Monday, March 9, 2015
François Maniquet, Université catholique de Louvain
"Fairness and Well-Being Measurement", a joint paper with Marc Fleurbaey, Princeton University
Monday, March 16, 2015
M. Utku Ünver, Boston College
Monday, March 23, 2015
Kyle Bagwell, Stanford University
Monday, April 6, 2015
Rabah Amir, University of Iowa
Monday, April 20, 2015
Jeff Campbell, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago